October 29, 2012
Will Obama Wag the Dog in Tehran?
Niall Ferguson, Newsweek
If the White House could announce a historic deal with Iran - lifting increasingly painful economic sanctions in return for an Iranian pledge to stop enriching uranium - Mitt Romney would vanish as if by magic from the front pages and TV news shows. The oxygen of publicity - those coveted minutes of airtime that campaigns don’t have to pay for - would be sucked out of his lungs.
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